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The use of lasers or other instruments to remove unwanted facial and body hair by ‘zapping’ the hair follicle to slow or stop hair growth

hair removal

Epilation Cosmetic dermatology The use of lasers or other instruments to remove unwanted facial and body hair by 'zapping' the hair follicle to slow or stop hair growth. See Cosmetic laser surgery.

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Q. Is there any treatment in Chinese medicine to remove body hair? I’m a 22 years-old girl, and I’m considering laser hair removal of the hair on my legs. Usually I prefer the natural way, so I wanted to ask if there’s any Chinese way to remove body hair. Is it better than laser?

A. i agree with Melissa- body hair is natural but sometimes it's growth is increased by an unbalanced hormonal state. and Chinese medicine can help on that case. so there is nothing wrong by checking this direction out .

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Due to a physical constraint called the diffraction limit of light, the smallest space in which optical tweezing can trap a particle is approximately half the wavelength of the light beam.
The most common methods used are tweezing or waxing.
Two vibrating surfaces gently massage the skin on each side of the tweezing head, "greatly reducing the level of discomfort," according to the company.
Optical tweezing is useful for biomedical and microfluidic research," said Mohanty.
amp;nbsp; Finally, she may have spoiled her surprise gift when she wrote about the actor tweezing her gray hairs on "home-spa days" when they are older.
A mirror over the sink should have bright task lighting overhead for shaving, make-up and close-up tweezing and squeezing.
From that unpleasant facial hair that you've been painfully tweezing over the years, to those unsightly pelage-like growths of hair on your legs that you've been painstakingly shaving, up until a few years ago when somebody introduced you to waxing.
We furthermore envisage to use optical tweezing to coalesce and break droplets of colloidal liquid.
SoftLight became well known for leaving the skin looking and feeling smoother and silkier, and a gentle, non-invasive alternative to removing hair with waxing, tweezing, electrolysis, and depilatory treatments.
This kiwi cocktail pair are bold, colourful and uplifting, and add a sense of fun to the laborious, sometimes painful act of tweezing your eyebrows.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Researchers showed that by tuning the properties of laser light illuminating arrays of metal nanoantennas, these nano-scale structures allow for dexterous optical tweezing as well as size-sorting of particles.
When tweezing, always sit in front of a large mirror with a magnified one in your hand.